“Will numbness and sciatica pain (pain that is radiated into the hip, leg, and foot) cause paralysis?”
“How can I recover from back pain and neck pain?”
“Do I need a surgery, if I have a herniated disc?”
Bangkok Spine Academy is the center of excellence that can provide advanced-comprehensive treatment for back and neck pain by multi-disciplinary team; including orthopedic surgeons, neurosurgeons, rehabilitation team, pain management specialists, and specialized nurses in spine nursing. We use latest surgical and non-surgical (conservative) treatments for back and neck pain. As our commitment is “Customized the Best Treatment for Individual Patient”, each treatment procedure is carefully selected according to the conditions of each patient.
Bangkok Spine Academy provides holistic care with an international standard, aiming to reduce unnecessary surgery in order to achieve maximum benefits for patients. In addition, Bangkok Spine Academy is best known as the center for exchanging knowledge and innovations for surgeons from around the world, acquiring latest surgical techniques and treatment for neck and back pain.
Bangkok Spine Academy provides an integrative care program for patients with back pain with JCI (Joint Commission International) standard. We offer a team of spine surgeons, rehabilitation specialists, physiotherapists, nurses, pharmacists, and nutritionists with back pain specialization. This ensures the maximum benefit of the patient who undergoes spinal surgery.
Bangkok Spine Academy provides new surgical techniques including DLIF/OLIF, ALIF, and Bone Morphogenic Proteins (BMP) for lumbar fusion surgery. BMP is a synthetic protein that stimulates bone formation (rhBMP-2). It has been used for lumbar interbody fusion since 2001 and now widely used in spinal surgery.
Currently, Bangkok Spine Academy uses latest minimally invasive spinal approach, O-Arm navigation. This allows surgeon to have 3D real time imaging together with intraoperative monitoring (IOM) in order to prevent neurological damage during surgery.
Center of excellence in spinal complications; knowing inside out about spine
- Outstanding – holistic care with latest technology of surgical and non-surgical treatment
- Focused – providing best individualized treatment for each patient
- Experienced – multi-disciplinary team providing advanced-comprehensive treatment for various spinal complications
- Prepared – center of excellence and latest knowledge sharing from surgeons around the world
In Thailand, the incidence of spinal disease is increasing as nowadays we spend more time on computer. This includes having ergonomic risk factors; awkward or sustained postures, forceful exertion or strain, contact pressure. Bangkok Spine Academy chooses what is best for our patients as our commitment is “Customized the Best Treatment for Individual Patient”. We provide holistic care with an international standard, aiming to reduce unnecessary surgery in order to achieve maximum benefits for patients.
Bangkok Spine Academy is a proven leader in spinal health care demonstrating the latest advances in neck and back pain management and all stages of spinal tumor. From diagnosis to treatment, our unique multidisciplinary team including neurosurgeons, orthopedic surgeons, rehabilitation specialists, oncologists, radiologists, and anesthesiologists provides seamlessly coordinated care resulting in patients returning to their active lifestyle quickly and safely.
Bangkok Spine Academy offers holistic treatment by multidisciplinary team. Doctors will investigate the cause of pain thoroughly by history taking, physical examination, x-ray, and MRI in order to ensure the most effective pain intervention including oral medications, resting, anti-inflammatory drug injection. These treatment options will be selected based on each patient’s condition and severity. By selecting an appropriate non-surgical treatment, the patient will not have to undergo unnecessary surgery. | Read more...
- Oral medications
- Occupational therapy
- Interventional spine and pain management
- Vertebroplasty, kyphoplasty, stentoplasty
- Anti-inflammatory drug injection and epidural steroid injection
Minimally invasive spine surgery (MISS) is faster, safer, and require less recovery time. Because of less trauma to the muscles, soft tissues and bone structure (compared to open procedures), the potential benefits are better cosmetic results, less blood loss, less injury to normal structures in the spine, lower rate of infection, faster recovery and less rehabilitation requireMicrodisectomy (procedure to remove part of herniated disc to relieve pressure caused by compressed spinal cords and nerves)
- Anterior cervical discectomy and fusion
- Cervical herniated disc surgery
- Spinal decompression surgery by microscopic laminectomy
- Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (PLIF)
- Open Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (Open-TLIF)
- Minimally Invasive Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (MIS-TLIF)
- Oblique Lumbar Interbody Fusion (OLIF)
- Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (ALIF) for patients with lumbar degenerative disease
- Direct Lateral Interbody Fusion (DLIF) for the treatment of scoliosis and herniated disc (less damage to muscles, minimal blood loss, smaller incision, and faster recovery)
- Endoscopic discectomy
- Endoscopic decompression for the treatment of spinal canal stenosis and foraminal stenosis
- Spinal fusion surgery
The “gold standard” surgical treatment for herniated disc patients
A range of diagnostic procedures recommended by an experienced multidisciplinary team to identify the source of the pain and ensure more effective treatment.
Quick Recovery Don't wait until you get old to benefit from this treatment, as it can solve many problems
Microscopic lumbar discectomy: The “gold standard” surgical treatment for herniated disc patients
The following are frequently asked questions by patients who undergo spine surgery.
The following is an overview of types of back pain, as well treatment and prevention.
Herniated Disc is a serious condition for many people; however it can be treated given the right care. Today herniated disc is quite common, especially in city-dwellers the symptoms of which include pain radiating from the back down through the leg, calf, or back of foot.